Howard Books hires senior editor Print
Written by Taylor Berglund   
Thursday, 05 November 2015 02:35 PM America/New_York

Lisa-Stilwell-mugHoward Books announced Tuesday that Lisa Stilwell has joined the company as senior editor.

Stilwell’s 17-year history of book publishing began at Multnomah Publishers. She then joined HarperCollins Christian Publishing, where she worked with New York Times best-selling authors such as Max Lucado, Sarah Young, Charles Stanley, Billy Graham, Lee Strobel and David Jeremiah. She has also served as editor for Robert Morgan, O.S. Hawkins and Robert Morris, as well as for entertainers such as Matthew West and Steven Curtis Chapman.

Ami McConnell, vice president and editor in chief, commented on Stilwell’s hiring.

“I am delighted to have Lisa join our team,” McConnell said. “She brings an unwavering passion for the industry and a wealth of knowledge to the position. We look forward to working together to grow Howard Books’ author roster and to (publish) books that will encourage and inspire readers for years to come.”